A railroad bridge across the Colorado River between San Saba and Lometa in Texas in the US burned down on May 20, and could cost the state up to $10million to repair. According to reports, the bridge fire started a little after 4pm on May 19 but firefighters decided to let it burn out as it was dangerous to approach the bridge. Then, on the afternoon of May 20, the structure finally gave way in dramatic fashion. Credit: YouTube/Jamie Smart.
Woolwich attack: Daybreak interview with Ingrid Loyau-Kennett
A woman who talked to the two men accused of murdering a soldier in Woolwich has told Daybreak she was acting on ‘instinct’ and the injured man was her first concern. Former teacher Ingrid Loyau-Kennett, who is a Brownie leader got off her bus to try and help the soldier who she initially thought had been involved in a car accident. Credit: ITV Daybreak
The Solar Dynamics Observatory, an incredibly advanced spacecraft designed to study the sun, collected images of the rarest predictable solar event, the transit of Venus across the face of the sun. Check it out!
Check out this incredible time-lapse video featuring shots of Earth taken from the International Space Station. Photography by Knate Myers and music from John Murphy. Images courtesy of NASA.